Equations of Sanada et al for Estimating Total and Regional Skeletal Muscle Mass in Japanese Adults Using Ultrasound Measurement of Muscle Thickness


Sanada et al developed equations for estimating skeletal muscle mass from ultrasound readings of muscle thickness. While MRI is the standard for measurement ultrasound is cheaper and more portable. The authors are from Tokyo Metropolitan University.

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